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Teachers across Arizona held “walk-ins” Wednesday to demand higher salaries and more funding for schools, making the state the latest in a number of recent statewide, teacher-led demonstrations.

The demonstrations were held at about 1,000 schools across the state as part of the #RedforEd campaign, according to The Associated Press. Teachers wore red and walked arm-in-arm to call for a 20 percent raise and more than $1 billion in additional education funding.

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Arizona teachers are among the lowest paid in the U.S., according to The Washington Post.

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